National Sports

Capela, Hunter propel Hawks past Timberwolves; MLK honored

Jan 18, 2021

Clint Capela had 23 points and 15 rebounds, De'Andre Hunter scored 25 and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-97

Column: Stewart balances personal bliss, professional angst

Jan 18, 2021

Tony Stewart wants to set the record straight about two misconstrued recent business decisions

Aldridge, DeRozan lead Spurs over Trail Blazers 125-104

Jan 18, 2021

LaMarcus Aldridge had 22 points, DeMar DeRozan had 20 points and 11 assists and the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 125-104

St. John's upsets No. 23 UConn 74-70 as teams renew rivalry

Jan 18, 2021

Posh Alexander scored 18 points to lead five St. John’s players in double figures and the Red Storm came from behind to upset No. 23 UConn 74-70

The Latest: Canadian women’s hockey team opens Calgary camp

Jan 18, 2021

The Canadian women’s hockey team has opened a 35-player camp in a Calgary bubble

Tennessee fires Pruitt, 9 others for 'serious' NCAA issues

Jan 18, 2021

Tennessee has fired football coach Jeremy Pruitt, two assistants and seven members of the Volunteers’ recruiting and support staff for cause after an internal investigation found what the university chancellor called “serious violations of NCA…

Blue Jackets hold on, defeat Red Wings 3-2 for their 1st win

Jan 18, 2021

Alexandre Texier and Pierre-Luc Dubois scored 1:16 apart early in the third period to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a two-goal lead and they held on to beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2

Wizards see a 5th consecutive game postponed by virus issues

Jan 18, 2021

Washington's game at Charlotte on Wednesday has been postponed, the 14th such move by the NBA since Jan. 10

Vanderbilt ends women's basketball season

Jan 18, 2021

Vanderbilt’s women’s basketball program has decided to end its season with the Commodores struggling with a depleted roster

Tennessee fires football coach Jeremy Pruitt over NCAA recruiting rules violations

Jan 18, 2021

Tennessee fires football coach Jeremy Pruitt over NCAA recruiting rules violations

IIHF pulls hockey worlds from Belarus, seeks new host

Jan 18, 2021

The hockey world championships have been pulled from Belarus following pressure from opposition groups and a threatened boycott by sponsors

Four Colombia players ruled out of match against the US

Jan 18, 2021

Four Colombians have been ruled out of a match against the U.S. women’s soccer team because of coronavirus protocols

AP source: Cavs plan to move on without F Kevin Porter Jr.

Jan 18, 2021

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that the Cleveland Cavaliers are moving on from troubled and talented forward Kevin Porter Jr. The Cavs will either trade or release Porter, who has not played for them this season

Irving to sit out seventh straight game as Nets host Bucks

Jan 18, 2021

Kyrie Irving will miss a seventh straight game when the Brooklyn Nets host the Milwaukee Bucks